Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold'
Fernspray Gold Hinoki Falsecypress
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen tree-like shrub, upright, to 6 ft tall and 4 ft wide (1.2 × 1.8 m) in 10 years, with horizontal branches showing flat sprays of yellow and green foliage with white near the middle, may turn somewhat orange in winter.
- Needs partial shade, will burn in full sun.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Found at Duncan & Davies Nursery in New Zealand around 1975. However it is apparently similar to very old cultivar (van Gelderen and Hoey Smith, 1996).